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Tree Information x

Identifier: NNR/0088
Historical Reg No: 073g
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Oliver RP
Registration Category: Notable tree – National interest
General Notes:
'It has a clean trunk to approx. 20m'. Oliver 1983. 'Planted c.1850 by Thomas Marsden. I pruned this tree to 18.29m. in 1959. One of the best looking of this species in New Zealand'. Burstall 1969. Reference. Burstall SW. FM. Report no.21. 1974; p.28. Burstall SW & Sale EV. 'Great Trees of New Zealand' 1984; p.264.

Single Tree Details

Genus: Pinus
Species: canariensis
Common names: Canary Island pine,
Height: 44.60m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 339 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 107.9 cm
Crown Spread A: 9.00m
Crown Spread B: 8.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 8.50m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa 1850
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 174 years
Tree Health Description: Still in good health (July 2010)
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: Many lateral branches have been lost (July 2010)
Champion Tree Score: 287
Local Protection Status: Yes
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
21 Aug 2020 Cadwallader, B.G.
16 Jul 2010 Cadwallader, BG
01 Jan 1983 Oliver RP
15 Feb 1969 Burstall, S.W.


Lat/Long: -41.31312867181479 / 173.23810815811157
Location Name: Isel Park
Address: 16 Hilliard Street
Suburb: Stoke
City/Town: Nelson
Region: Nelson
Location Description: Near the western gate and beside a large macrocarpa.
Public Accessibility: Local Council Park
Local Authority: Nelson City Council


Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 21 Dec 2009
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